MySQL Configuration Options
MySQL 5.5 supports over 300 configurable system variables. A number of these variables have a direct effect on how MySQL will operate when dealing with a database backup and crash recovery situation. Understanding what system variables do and how they change the behavior of the MySQL server will help define how your backup and recovery system will act when you need it the most.
In this chapter we will discuss:
• Data management system variables
• Replication system variables
• Recovery system variables
Data Management ...